BETA 87C Vocal Microphone
BETA 87C Vocal Microphone
Extremely smooth, tailored response for a warm, natural sound.
Excellent for touring professionals, the BETA®87C premium vocal microphone delivers studio-grade performance and a smooth, extended high-end frequency response in a cardioid condenser design.
The microphone adds warmth to the frequency response and creates an ideal environment for personal monitoring. And its highly consistent cardioid pattern offers excellent rear rejection.
Vocalists who use personal monitor systems such as Shure PSM® will appreciate how effectively the BETA 87C rejects ambient sound from the rear of the microphone.
Listen in the Shure Mic Lab
Listen to and compare instruments and vocal recordings from a wide selection of Shure microphones
- Smooth, wide frequency response, slight presence rise
- Uniform cardioid polar pattern for maximum isolation
- Minimum off-axis tone coloration
- Low-frequency roll-off compensates for proximity effect
- Three-stage pop filter minimizes breath pop and noise
- Break-resistant stand adapter
- Frequency response: 50 - 20,000 Hz
|Receiver Type||Condenser (electret bias)|
|Frequency Response||50 to 20,000 Hz|
|Phantom power required?||Phantom Supply Requirement: 11 to 52 Vdc, positive at both pins 2 and 3, Current Drain: 1.0 to 1.2 mA|
Additional specifications are available in the user guide.
A55HM Snap-in "Shock Stopper" MountShock Stopper Isolation Mount/Swivel Adapter, Half Mount, for SM57, SM58, Beta 57A, Beta 58A, Beta 87A, Beta 87C or any Shure tapered handle mic.
A55M Shock Mount Microphone ClipIsolation mount and swivel adapter securely attaches Shure models SM57, SM58, SM86, Beta57A, Beta58A, Beta87A, and Beta87C to standard microphone stands.
A85WS Microphone WindscreenMicrophone windscreen reduces unwanted breath and wind noise. For use with Shure microphones such as the Beta 87A, Beta 87C, SM87A, and SM86 microphones. Available in black.
RK312 Factory Original Beta87 Microphone Replacement GrilleFactory original dent resistant replacement grille for Shure Beta87A and Beta87C wired microphones and wireless transmitters.
from $48Product Reviews
BETA 87C Reviews
Designed to deliver studio quality sound in live performances, the Beta 87 makes a fantastic choice for singers who crave pristine clarity and sparkling high end in their vocals. But the question that will undoubtedly drive you batty is determining which Beta 87 is right for you: the Beta 87A or the Beta 87C. Each sports a different polar pattern, and depending on your typical live situation, the resulting difference can be quite pronounced...
Differences between Beta 87A, Beta 87C, and SM87A
For the differences between SM and Beta microphones, click on the following links: Beta mo...
Benefits of the Beta 87C over the 87A?
The primary difference is the pick-up pattern. The BETA 87A is a supercardioid; the BETA 87C i...
Remove grill from wireless Beta 87 cartridge
The older wireless Beta 87 grill can be difficult to remove, especially if it was tightened ex...
Bass singer - Mic recommendation
Bass singers often choose one of the these mics: Handheld use - KSM9 or Beta 87A or Beta ...
Microphone for a vocals with big band
Consider any vocal mic with a cardioid pattern. This pattern has a pick-up angle of 130 degree...
Vocal mic for singing drummer/Maximum isolation
1) The Beta 87A is a supercardioid, not a hypercardioid. If most of the leakage into the SM58 ...
Get Live Support
Instructional articles, guides, demos and more! Our experts offer industry-proven tips and tricks to help you get the most from your gear.
Service & Repair
Detailed policy information regarding customer service numbers, service modifications, and replacement parts.